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Blue Marlin

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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About
Awesome Fish tacos, Garlic Flounder, and Shrimp Quesadillas.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Mexican, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dined here for an early dinner. The restaurant was small and intimate and even though all tables were full, we received excellent attention from the wait staff. I had coconut shrimp and my husband had shrimp chimichanga. Both were excellent tasting,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Sherry K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled onto the Blue Marlin while looking for a place to eat near the Malecon. An extremely welcoming attitude plus great food at reasonable prices. I recommend the coconut shrimp. This is a place we will patronize often.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 910nelss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here on Valentines Day with a party of 8 and no reservation. They were able to accommodate our group - bless their hearts! Small, quaint restaurant with great food. Most in the group had the coconut shrimp or grouper supremo. Both were excellent. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank susankT2963JT
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The owner is working toward becoming a chef and his creations are very good. Several individuals recommended the restaurant and we were glad we tried it. My wife was disappointed with the scallops appetizer as it had small sliced scallops versus large ones she is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rick F
Reviewed February 10, 2019

This is a restaurant you don’t want to miss. The service was excellent. From the moment we entered we enjoyed our experience. Our server set the table for us with a white tablecloth and said “you are home here”. We ordered the seafood special for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Was introduced to this place by a friend. Best coconut shrimp ever! Would totally recommend this restaurant, a must try!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Sunshine7827
Reviewed December 15, 2018

We went with family, 4 adults, Dec 2018 slightly offseason, nice and quiet. Found the place through Tripadvisor recommendations and it completely lived up to its reputation! Coconut shrimp was great, cilantro dipping very tasty, tuna was really seared, not fried to death, and flounder...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Elina R
Reviewed December 4, 2018

Just go here! Awesome food and service, order the Neptune Platter well worth the price and make sure to wear your stretchy pants! Perfect location but the center of town, look for the Maroon awning.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank CJDiaz
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise find. Fabulous seafood and great jazz music We can't wait to return to sample other dishes. As foodies, we highly recommend the food, quality and ambience. It is located in the old port area with convenient parking. We did eat early…...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank leeann37
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

Very good cilantro dip. Delicious Coconut Shrimp. Very nice staff. The price was very reasonable. I would recommend this restaurant

Date of visit: November 2018
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bkelley1
May 28, 2018|
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Response from Dawnafreeman1 | Reviewed this property |
We did not make a reservation, we were just walking by and saw the sign and read the menu. An English-speaking waiter came to greet us so we entered. The margaritas were excellent.
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bradchildress10
April 17, 2017|
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Response from LBIngraham | Reviewed this property |
This last week no credit cards being accepted. Not sure how temporary it is.
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Bill C
February 13, 2017|
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Response from ldorey80 | Reviewed this property |
Seafood options mostly, all very fresh. Not a lot of classic Mexican but they make fresh guacamole that's delicious and offer rice and beans. The menu is more upscale type dishes but good portions and really good.
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